mma fighters that youve met in person Forum Thread

Who have you met?

ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 7:59 PM ET

Any stories people would like to share? Come one come all!

"The only way to guarantee failure is by giving up" Frank Mir

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ian729
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01.12.2012 | 8:02 PM ET

Met a lot of fighters, favorite one has got to be Roy Nelson, really awsome guy. 

3 times, got him to autograph a dollar bill the first time, took a picture the second, got him to sign that picture the third.
kallousklown
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01.12.2012 | 8:06 PM ET


"Are we gonna jump, or we just gonna jerk each other off?"

MikeLovesTacos XD
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01.12.2012 | 8:08 PM ET

Alot. HL of my fricken life is meeting Wanderlei. :)

"-Toronto Raptors-"

ian729
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01.12.2012 | 8:08 PM ET

@kallous
And this guy!

lol

* Edited at 01.12.2012, 8:10 PM ET *

SoccerKick
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01.12.2012 | 8:09 PM ET

I think @mikelovestacos f***ed that up for ya Ian!!

"I'm too old to be run by the fears of dumb people "

MikeLovesTacos XD
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01.12.2012 | 8:13 PM ET

I met a few more, but these are my favorites.

"-Toronto Raptors-"

ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 8:30 PM ET


@soccerkick-wheres your list! :)

"The only way to guarantee failure is by giving up" Frank Mir

FresnoMMA
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01.12.2012 | 8:32 PM ET


"DONGED"

ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 8:39 PM ET


@fresno- Imagine that..HMMMM..I wonder where you train :P

"The only way to guarantee failure is by giving up" Frank Mir

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01.12.2012 | 8:45 PM ET

Only 2 UFC fighters I've ever met :(
t0rch
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01.12.2012 | 8:46 PM ET

 Dhiego Lima and I played on the same soccer team. That is about it. 

"I would agree with you, but then we would both be wrong."

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01.12.2012 | 8:49 PM ET

@ufcchick Haha I wish I could meet as many fighters as you but I'm very content with being able to see Kos all the time! :)
He's been at the gym a lot at the evening classes it's hella tight

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ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 8:53 PM ET


@fresno-that's pretty cool, even not being a kos fan, I can respect that lol

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ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 8:54 PM ET


@wake-at least you have an awesome job, I'm sure sooner or later You're gonna meet GSP, maybe before me! :(

"The only way to guarantee failure is by giving up" Frank Mir

SoccerKick
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01.12.2012 | 8:56 PM ET

I've never met GSP, but one NYE when I was working in Vegas at the Wynn I was less then 15 feet from him as he was at the Parasol Up bar with some friends of his

* Edited at 01.12.2012, 8:57 PM ET *

"I'm too old to be run by the fears of dumb people "

ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 9:19 PM ET


@soccer-I've been real close to GSP, but never met him in person :( I walked right past his 8mile long line, I was sooo ticked that I woke up late that morning!

"The only way to guarantee failure is by giving up" Frank Mir

ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 9:20 PM ET


But mark my words, the next fan expo that I go to and the ones after , I will ALWAYS BUY THE VIP FAN EXPO ticket..It is SOOO WORTH it! You get in an HOUR earlier then all of the other people..So, that'll mean I'll get there an hour earlier to wait in line for the "RUSH"!

"The only way to guarantee failure is by giving up" Frank Mir

SoccerKick
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01.12.2012 | 9:22 PM ET

I'll have to tell @p4pgoat that...He'd probably turn gay for GSP!

"I'm too old to be run by the fears of dumb people "

ian729
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01.12.2012 | 9:33 PM ET

Met GSP on 1/1/10, stole a thing from the hotel for him to sign (I thought you had to bring your own pen+thing to get signed), watched him toss it over his shoulder and give me a poster.
ufcchick2011
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01.12.2012 | 9:37 PM ET

@IAN AWESOME! LOL

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